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Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman

Auction:
2431
Lot:
791
Sold for:
$237$200

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman, 18th century, watercolor on ivory, oval format depicting a gentleman in a powdered wig and wearing a red coat, 2 x 1 1/2 in., in a gilt metal easel frame topped with a bowknot. Condition: Minute paint losses primarily to lower edge.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

gilt metal easel frame, Miniature, Miniature painting, Painting, Portrait miniature, Watercolor painting

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